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What Are The Dangers Of Combivir

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Are Ritonvir / Combivir twins?

Read about life threatening danger of Ritonvir + E. What about Combivir + E? Combivir is not the same as Ritonvir is it? ...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Combivir (combination of 2 nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors) is zidovudine (AZT) + lamivudine (3TC) which is different than ritonavir (Norvir) which is a protease inhibitor. KH... Read more »

combivir overdose?

My partner mistakenly took his combivir twice yesterday morning. In the evening he took his... Read more »

Is PEP Combivir necessary?

My daughter was exposed to vomit from an advanced aids patient who vomited and sneezed the vomit in... Read more »
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InfoRed SIDA

Combivir (Zidovudina + Lamivudina)

¿Qué Es Combivir? ¿Quién Debe Tomar Combivir? ¿Qué Sucede con la Resistencia a Los Medicamentos? ¿Cómo Se Toma Combivir? ¿Cuáles Son los Efectos Secundarios? ¿Cómo Reacciona Combivir con Otros Medicamentos? ¿Qué Es Combivir?... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Combivir (Zidovudine + Lamivudine)

What Is Combivir? Who Should Take Combivir? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Combivir Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Combivir React With Other Drugs? What Is Combivir? Combivir is a pill that contains two drugs used as... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

La Guía Annual de Medicamentos para el VIH: Combivir (Zidovudine/Lamivudine, AZT/3TC)

Nombre de Marca: Combivir Nombre Común: zidovudine (AZT) y lamivudine (3TC) Clase: análogo nucleósido (también llamado inhibidor de la transcriptasa reversa del nucleósido, NRTI, siglas en inglés) Dosis estándar: Una tableta (150... Read more »
infoSIDA

Lamivudina/Zidovudina (Combivir)

--> Marca comercial: Combivir Otro(s) nombre(s): 3TC/ZDV Clase de medicamento: Inhibidor de la transcriptasa inversa análogo de los nucleósidos Uso aprobado: Infección por el VIH ADVERTENCIA: Combivir puede causar efectos... Read more »
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Combivir only for PEP?

Posted by scaredofhiv, 1 Reply
Hi,

I was prescribed Combivir for a PEP regimen as a precaution following a possible exposure. From what I can gather on the web, Combivir is typically prescribed in tandem with another drug. Was the doctor unwise to prescribe the Combivir only?... Read more »

Starting medication soon combivir/kaletra...

Posted by jimmyinvegas, 3 Replies
Is this a typical start?

combivir
kaletra

Then after 2-3 months he said he would put me on something else. Been positive for about 4 years (never on meds, they are on their way in mail), My current numbers are 528/140,280. Was up at about 690,... Read more »

Anyone on Combivir having difficulty affording it

Posted by dj1979
I have "extra" Combivir - due to a pharmacy error - PM me if you want more details. Read more »